E.g., Sep 25 2018
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Chess Club

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults movies movies at the library

Just Getting Started (2017) 1h 31min.

A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run about an ex-FBI agent and an ex-mob lawyer in the witness protection program having to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend...

Movies @ the Library

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 6-12.

Kids Tech Time

After School Homework Help

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

Chess Club

Wed, Sep 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

After School Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Ritmo Latino for Families

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Salsa and Merengue Dance Performance and Instruction for all ages. 

 

 

The “Everyone is Welcome Here” world language series is provided through the generous support of Apple Bank, celebrating over 20 years...

Ritmo Latino for Families

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

 

Kids Tech Time

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classed are open to adults 17 and older

All classes meet two days per week.

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Practice English in a Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

Practice English in a Conversation Group

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Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Sep 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the program to receive an admission ticket at the Information Desk. In order to...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Chess Club

Thu, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Kids Create: Little Bits

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits. In this free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basics robotics and more.

Kids Create: Little Bits

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Watch a family-friendly movie in our daken auditorium with your family and other kids in the neighborhood.

Movies @ the Library

Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Come be creative with our children's librarians and do arts and crafts!

Arts and Crafts

Build with LEGO

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long day at school? No problem! Join us at our our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let you imagination run wild with your own very design.

Ages: 6-12

Build with LEGO

Computer Basics

Thu, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

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Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Older Adults

Dancing classes with Walter Perez, a great teaching artist from Argentina.

Walter will make learning Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and more easy to learn.

So whether you know how to dance or want to learn some new steps come and have...

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Sep 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

Playtime

Fri, Sep 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with fun toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Fun LEGO projects for ages 5 and up.

Build with LEGO

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids kids tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years openhouse2018

Stories, songs, rhymes and lots more for the whole family to enjoy.

Saturday Storytime

ESOL Preparation/Class

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults openhouse2018

Speakers fo Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English.

Classes are open to adult 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week.

ESOL Preparation/Class

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults openhouse2018

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required

English Conversation Group

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens openhouse2018

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

Open House 2018

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults family movie movies openhouse2018

Get to know your library! Brooklynites of all ages are invited to visit their local library for Brooklyn Public Library's Open House Day 2018. Activities at the Homecrest Library include:

English Conversation Group (adults) 11:00 am...

Open House 2018

Arts & Crafts

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids openhouse2018

Create a fun  craft project on this special Saturday.

Arts & Crafts

Family Movie

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids family movie movies openhouse2018

The Good Dinosaur (2015) 1h 33min.

What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? In this epic journey into the world of dinosaurs, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely...

Family Movie

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Toddler Time

Mon, Oct 1   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 2-5.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 1   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytimes with Music, Rhymes and Fun for Babies, Toddlers and Caregivers.

 

Babies & Books

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Kids Create

Mon, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

Kids Create

Kids Create

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Start the school week by relaxing with fun arts and crafts activities!

Age Group: 6 – 12 yo

Kids Create

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Spanish Storytime

Tue, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy multilingual storytime spanish

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Mark Felt (2017) 1h 43min.

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name Deep Throat helped journalist Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, Marton Csokas

Movies @ the Library

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Oct 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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